Atlantic City Aquarium
Atlantic City Aquarium at Gardner’s Basin displays fish, reptiles and amphibians. Admission: $8 adults, $5 children. Call 609-348-2880.
Cape May Point State Park
Cape May Point State Park has nature trails and museum. Call 609-884-2159.
Cape May NWR
Free demonstration by Friends of Cape May National Wildlife Refuge on making holiday decorations from native plants at 10 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 21, at the Two Mile Beach Unit, 12001 Pacific Ave. (Ocean Drive), Wildwood Crest. Call 609-513-9349.
Cape May Bird Observatory
NJ Audubon’s CMBO has the Research & Education Center, 600 Route 47, Middle Township, and the Northwood Center on Lily Lake in Cape May Point. Call 609-861-0700.
Free Avalon Seawatch count of seabirds daily at Seventh Street and the beach, through Sunday, Dec. 22.
Forsythe National Wildlife Refuge
Guided birding and nature walk 8 to 10 a.m. Fridays, starting at Forsythe NWR visitor center, off Route 9 in Oceanville, Galloway Township. Call 609-652-1665, ext. 21.
Guided wildlife drive tours aboard 12-passenger electric shuttle from 1 to 3 p.m. Saturdays in December; $10 donation.
The Nature Center of Cape May
The Nature Center of Cape May, 1600 Delaware Ave., has viewing tower and store. Call 609-898-8848 to preregister for activities.
Free nature walk on animal signs and tracks from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 21, at Cape May County Library, Upper Township Branch.
Wetlands Institute, 1075 Stone Harbor Blvd., Stone Harbor, has displays and gift shop Friday to Sunday. Admission $8 adults, $6 ages 3 to 12, includes activities. Call 609-368-1211.
Dec. 20 to 22: Animal program 2 p.m. Friday and Saturday; seasonal science program 2 p.m. Sunday.